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MASN Sports Aug 19, 2014

Strasburg, Desmond and Cabrera on 8-1 defeat of D-backs - Byron Kerr

The Nationals steamrolled the Diamondbacks 8-1 Tuesday thanks to big offense from their double-play combination of shortstop Ian Desmond and second baseman Asdrubal Cabrera. Desmond went 3-for-4 with three singles and four RBIs while Cabrera had a game-changing three-run double...
MASN Sports Aug 1, 2014

Cabrera, Werth and Fister following 2-1 setback to Phillies - Byron Kerr

New second baseman Asdrubal Cabrera went 0-for-4 in his Nationals debut, but was able to hit three balls hard and made an impressive sliding play to prevent a base hit and record the out on defense in the third inning...
CSN Washington Aug 1, 2014

Asdrubal Cabrera joins Nats after trade, starts at second base

Asdrubal Cabrera joined the Nationals on Friday, one day after coming to Washington in a deadline trade.

Asdrubal Cabrera joins Nats

Asdrubal Cabrera was in the Indians training room Thursday afternoon in Cleveland when manager Terry Francona called him into his office. Having heard rumors over the last few seasons – and knowing this is a contract year – the two-time All-Star figured out fairly quickly what the impromptu meeting was for. “As soon as he called…
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 31, 2014

Indians report: Asdrubal Cabrera traded to Nationals

CLEVELAND: For the second time in as many days, the Indians traded a veteran player for a minor-league prospect, Thursday’s move coming an hour before Major League Baseball’s 4 p.m. trade deadline.Shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera was traded to the Washington Nationals for infield prospect Zach Walters a day after underachieving starting pitcher Justin Masterson was shipped to the St. Louis Cardinals for outfield prospect James Ramsey.Masterson and Cabrera are set to become free agents at the end of the season, so both could have walked away without compensation. So the Indians made the trades...
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 31, 2014

Indians trade Cabrera, want to see Ramirez play; Cabrera to play 2B in Washington

For the second time in as many days, the Indians traded a veteran player for a minor league prospect, Thursday’s moves coming an hour before Major League Baseball’s 4 p.m. (EST) trade deadline. After underachieving starting pitcher Justin Masterson was shipped to St. Louis Wednesday for outfield prospect James Ramsey, Thursday slumping Tribe shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera was shipped to the Washington Nationals for infield prospect Zach Walters. With Masterson and Cabrera set to become free agents at the end of the season, both could have walked away without compensation. Thus, the...
Plain Dealer Jul 31, 2014
Cleveland Indians trade Asdrubal Cabrera (slideshow)

Cleveland Indians trade Asdrubal Cabrera (slideshow)

The Cleveland Indians traded shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera to the Washington Nationals on Thursday. The Tribe received infielder Zach Walters. Just yesterday the Indians traded pitcher Justin Masterson to the St. Louis Cardinals. See a photo gallery of Cabrera from The Plain...
News-Herald Jul 31, 2014
Cleveland Indians trade Asdrubal Cabrera to the Washingtion Nationals for Zach Walters

Cleveland Indians trade Asdrubal Cabrera to the Washingtion Nationals for Zach Walters

The Indians have traded shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera to the Washington Nationals for minor league infielder Zach Walters. The deal was completed about 3 p.m. July 31, one hour prior to the non-waivers trade deadline. Cabrera, whose career has been in decline the last three years, hit .246 with nine home runs and 40 RBI for the Indians this season.
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 31, 2014

Shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera traded to Washington Nationals for INF prospect Zach Walters

For the second time in as many days, the Indians have traded a veteran player for a minor league prospect. After underachieving starting pitcher Justin Masterson was shipped to St. Louis Wednesday for outfield prospect James Ramsey, and hour before Thursday’s 4 p.m. trade deadline, Tribe shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera was shipped to the Washington Nationals for infield prospect Zach Walters. Walters, 24, is primarily a shortstop, but has recently seen time at a few other infield spots this season. He hit .300 with 15 home runs and 48 RBI and had a .965 OPS at Triple-A Syracuse before...

Nats acquire infielder Cabrera for Walters

The Nationals’ sudden need for infield help prompted general manager Mike Rizzo to make a rare deal for a 2-month rental player: Asdrubal Cabrera, who has been acquired from the Indians for Zach Walters. Cabrera, 28, is a natural shortstop who was a two-time All-Star in 2011 and 2012, but he has experience playing second…
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 24, 2014

Indians notebook: Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera could return to lineup this weekend

KANSAS CITY: With Asdrubal Cabrera’s sore back feeling better, Indians manager Terry Francona believes the shortstop could be back in the Indians lineup sometime this weekend.“He’s doing much better,” Francona said. “It’s loosening up a lot. He’s working into some activities and will do more baseball activities [Friday] with an eye toward — Saturday might be a little ambitious — but I think Sunday is [possible]. We have to see how he does, but I think he’s well on his way to this not being a two-week thing, but I think he’s going to be a couple days.”Cabrera, who left...
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 22, 2014

Indians notebook: Cabrera sidelined, Aviles filling in at short and Masterson feeling better for Tribe

MINNEAPOLIS: Shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera wore a back brace in the clubhouse before Tuesday’s game and sat out the evening’s action after leaving Monday’s game in the second inning with lower back spasms. “His back’s pretty locked up,” Francona said. “So we’re gonna try to let him heal and get in the training room, let them work on it a bit and hope it kinda starts to loosen up. Once it does, the hope is he’ll be just fine. [But] if it persists, we’ll look at maybe getting some help here. But we’d like to get through tonight and let him try to have a chance to let this...
Plain Dealer Jul 22, 2014
Cleveland Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera still hobbled by back spasms

Cleveland Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera still hobbled by back spasms

Terry Francona doesn't think Asdrubal Cabrera will have to go on the disabled list. If he does, Francisco Lindor, recently promoted to Class AAA Columbus, will not immediately replace him.

Asdrubal Cabrera Photos

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